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Upcoming 2023 / 2024 EFx Events:


  • REGISTER NOW:  EFx UET Peshawar (UET Peshawar - Pakistan), February 24-25, 2024 - this event includes IAM3D (Drone rules), SDC, Oral and Elevator Pitch Competitions
  • REGISTER NOW:  EFx TAMUQ (Texas A&M University at Qatar, Doha - Qatar), NOW March 1-2, 2024 - this event include Elevator Pitch & impromptu competitions
  • REGISTER NOW:  EFx Purdue University (West Lafayette, IN, USA; April 7, 2024) - this event includes IAM3D (Drone Rules) with a modified / scaled drone course
  • REGISTER NOW:  EFx Liberty University (Forest, Virginia, USA; April 12-13, 2024) - this event includes eHPVC
  • Coming Soon:  EFx NAU (Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, USA; April 13, 2024) - this event includes SDC
  • Coming Soon:  EFx VA Tech Drone Park (Blacksburg, VA; USA; April 20, 2024) - RAIN or SHINE - this is an outdoor drone park.  This event includes IAM3D (Drone Rules)
  • REGISTER NOW:  EFx UNC Charlotte (Charlotte, NC; USA; April 21, 2024) - this event includes SDC, Oral, Elevator Pitch & IAM3D (Hovercraft Rules - the ONLY IAM3D event that will use Hovercraft rules)
  • Coming Soon:  EFx Boise (Boise State University, Boise, ID; USA; April 27-28, 2024) - this event includes eHPVC, Elevator Pitch and non-competition sessions.
  • REGISTER NOW:  EFx Northeast Wisconsin Tech (Green Bay, WI; USA; May 3-4, 2024) -this event includes IAM3D (Drone Rules) with a modified / scaled drone course
  • More events will be added as they are confirmed




What is an ASME EFx®?

ASME EFx® events bring excitement and enthusiasm to your local community with smaller scale, IN-PERSON thematic events hosted by you. EFx events provide a forum for students and early career engineers to share technical programming, career and professional development content, social and networking activities and much more.


What happens at an ASME EFx®?

Much like an E-Fest, an EFx is made up of similar components, but a shorter duration. These may include, but are not limited to the following elements:

  1. Local Competitions: These challenges may be aligned with E-Fest competitions to provide students with practical skills and exposure to the e-Human Powered Vehicle Challenge (e-HPVC), Student Design Competition (SDC), Oral Competition, Poster Competition, Elevator Pitch Competition, Environmental Systems Division Competition, and Innovative Additive Manufacturing 3D Competition (IAM3D). Local competitions may also be at the discretion of the host institute and local organizers, and they should promote teamwork and enhancement of engineering skills.
  2. Career & Professional Development: Interactive workshops/sessions focused on technical skills, soft skills, and professional development topics to prepare students to enter the workforce post-graduation.
  3. Networking:  Networking opportunities to meet speakers, fellow students, faculty, and prospective employers. Encourage students to interact, have fun and celebrate engineering!


What’s NEW about ASME EFx®?

  1. Your school may be eligible to host an official E-Fest competition(s):  e-Human Powered Vehicle Challenge (e-HPVC), Student Design Competition (SDC), Elevator Pitch Competition, Oral Competition or Innovative Additive Manufacturing 3D Competition (IAM3D).  Hosting an official competition requires approval from ASME, contracting between ASME and your school and adherence to strict safety guidelines subject to approval and subject to change.   
  2. ASME will host your event website and registration platform. 
  3. ASME will provide an EFx Toolkit plus marketing and social media templates for your section to utilize.  Let us help you.